LEWISTON - Head Coach of the 5th ranked Lewis-Clark State Men’s Basketball team Austin Johnson has been recognized as the Hoopdirt.com Coach of the Week for the NAIA level on Monday. Over the weekend. he helped lead his Warrior team to two more wins, numbers 22 and 23 on the year including a revenge victory over the one team to best them so far this season, in 17th ranked Carroll College.
With the two big wins over the weekend, the Warriors improve their record to 23-1 overall, and 11-1 in conference play. As mentioned before, Lewis-Clark State was able to avenge its lone loss of the season, overwhelming Carroll 78-51 on Friday. The team had a quick turnaround and battled with Montana Tech on Saturday, where they came away with an 81-67 victory.
LCSC will continue play this Thursday, when they host Providence at 7:30 P.M. in the LCSC Activity Center
LC State hosts No. 11 Providence on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in the Activity Center.